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The Official Hair Thread

Discussion in 'Health & Body' started by APK, Mar 16, 2011.

  1. patrickBOOTH

    patrickBOOTH Well-Known Member

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  2. CalTex

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    The firm hold styling cream, does it have a stronger hold than the fiber? I have noticed that the fiber does not hold up very well when I am outside :(
     
  3. patrickBOOTH

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    It is hard to say because the fiber is a completely different texture and product. I felt the fiber is just kind of pasty and doesn't really dry. The firm hold will dry more and it is creamy, like a thick lotion.
     
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    I don't think so. If it does I never noticed or encountered it.
     
  6. bmathe02

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    You could add your product as usual then blow dry your hair and tousle with your hands. This will get rid of that tacky crounchiness.
     
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    If i do that its like i never even put product in, in the first place.
     
  8. patrickBOOTH

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    Usually for me, that gelled, crunchy look goes away easily after it dries by just running my fingers through my hair about three times. The hold is still there, but it looks natural.
     
  9. Garbage Mouth

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    Any recommended hair product for a 50/60s side-part?
     
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    Why not try products used back then, brylcream or groom & clean. I prefer groom & clean as it washes off in just water.
     
  11. Barney Stinson

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    Push to top :p Also interested in something similar to this.
     
  12. Dips

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    So I've read the first 6 pages of the thread (300 posts) and I can't really find much of an answer.

    For fine, thinning hair what is the best wax, pomade, etc? I currently style my hair messy if it makes a difference.

    I was looking at Gatsby Spiky Edge but it sounds like that is rough on the hair and can pull some out whilst styling. Currently thinking maybe B&B Sumotech, Sumowax or Hairbond Moulder?

    Would love some help.
     
  13. Garbage Mouth

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    I actually have Brylcreem. I'm looking for something a little less intense.

    Let me clarify. I'm looking for a good, organic pomade/gel for side-parts. Anyone have a favorite?
     
  14. patrickBOOTH

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    American Crew Grooming Cream.
     
  15. prozach1576

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    I style my hair in a side part and have tried all kinds of fancy modern pomades. The best product by far for nailing the look has been old school Brylcreem. It's a great product and the only thing that actually keeps my hair looking neat all day. American Crew et. al. dry out after a few hours and my hair poofs out. I have had no issues getting it out of my hair in the shower either.
     
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    Fantastic. Thank you all for your help.
     
  17. patrickBOOTH

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    I tried this product at Lush called Jasmine Henna Fluff-Ease. It is pretty much like a hair treatment to smooth your hair a bit. It is pretty good, I tried it for the first time last night. It is mostly sold to women with thick unruly hair so it tells you to use an insane amount, I didn't. It also says to put in before you shampoo and condition, but I didn't do that either. I slathered this stuff on after a shampoo and condition and let it sit for like 30 minutes, rinsed out. It basically makes my hair a bit easier to style in the morning now. I would recommend giving it a shot.
     
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    Do you have to apply it daily?
     
  19. patrickBOOTH

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    No, but I would and am going to.
     
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    Just went to Lush and picked up a can of Dirty Cream like you suggested patrickBOOTH. Smell might take some getting used to but I actually like it, smells fresh and natural.

    What might you or anyone else recommend as far as blowdrying? Apply when damp, blowdry into desired position, apply a tiny bit more?

    I never know if I should actually blowdry my hair at all if I'm going for the natural, swept up and off my forehead look.
     

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